Category Archives: 17-18 School Developments

Danceathon 2018 Success!

Miss Palin and her team worked so hard in leading and organising the Danceathon. The reason for the Danceathon was to raise money to create a new library in the…

Roots of Empathy Song, with Mrs Lemmon

P3 (and Mrs Lemmon), shared a singing and signing song they learned with Mrs Lemmon as part of their Roots of Empathy project. View the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UpNtHHO3kWE   Article…

Garden Project – Bottle Top Art

Please keep your bottle top lids for us to reuse! (Fizzy/squash drinks, milk bottles, cleaning materials lids, etc). We need many different colours and LOTS of them! We aim to…

Chess Mates- P4 to 7 After School Club

Today we restarted our P4-7 Chess Mates Chess Club. Our Parent helper, Padma, has also joined the gang! What skills are we developing – alongside learning to play chess? 8…

Chess Mates – Primary 3 Beginners!

Today we started the Chess Club, “Chess Mates” for our primary 3s! They learned the names of all the pieces, which way the board goes round and how to use…

Chess Mates Champions! Well done Islam and all the other participants!

Today the chess club, “Chess Mates”, were presented with their certificates and trophies. A really great group of children who’ve shown determination, patience, camaraderie and a good, growth mindset. Well…

Roots of Empathy 2017 Annual Programme Evaluation Report Scotland

Please find attached the ROE Scotland Annual Programme Evaluation Report for 2016-17. This report is useful because: It shares qualitative and quantitative insight from both the teacher and children’s perspective…

P6 Bounce Back: Courage

As part of Bounce Back this week, P6 have been understanding and accepting that everyone experiences fear, pain and anxiety at some point in their lives. Using lollipop sticks, we…

Good Timekeeping and Shared Expectations

Punctuality is an important part of our shared expectations at Hanover Street School. Here is the page from our updated “Positive Relationships and Behaviour Policy” (February 2018) detailing these. These include…

Parental Anti-Bullying Workshops – Sign up now!

      Dear Parent/Carers In conjunction with respectme, Scotland’s Anti-Bullying Service, parents and carers are invited to attend the forthcoming workshops being held across Scotland. Workshop 1 Online safety: …